Most five-wickets-in-an-innings
Player Span Mat Inns Overs Mdns Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 5 10
D Olivier (SA) 2018-2019 3 6 88.0 16 353 24 6/37 11/96 14.70 4.01 22.0 3 1
SM Pollock (SA) 1997-2007 12 22 394.3 115 961 45 6/50 8/105 21.35 2.43 52.6 3 0
DW Steyn (SA) 2007-2019 13 26 441.2 108 1374 59 6/8 11/60 23.28 3.11 44.8 3 1
PS de Villiers (SA) 1995-1998 3 6 99.0 29 262 20 6/23 10/108 13.10 2.64 29.7 2 1
Mohammad Asif (PAK) 2007-2007 5 10 195.5 51 545 21 5/76 7/110 25.95 2.78 55.9 2 0
M Ntini (SA) 2002-2007 9 18 309.5 66 987 41 6/59 8/95 24.07 3.18 45.3 2 0
Saeed Ajmal (PAK) 2010-2013 6 10 309.5 51 846 26 6/96 10/147 32.53 2.73 71.5 2 1
KJ Abbott (SA) 2013-2013 1 2 28.4 11 68 9 7/29 9/68 7.55 2.37 19.1 1 0
Tanvir Ahmed (PAK) 2010-2013 2 4 48.0 11 209 7 6/120 6/149 29.85 4.35 41.1 1 0
M Hayward (SA) 2002-2003 2 4 49.4 7 219 10 5/56 7/119 21.90 4.40 29.8 1 0
Rahat Ali (PAK) 2013-2013 2 3 52.2 2 227 6 6/127 6/127 37.83 4.33 52.3 1 0
Imran Tahir (SA) 2013-2013 1 2 55.0 17 130 8 5/32 8/130 16.25 2.36 41.2 1 0
Shoaib Akhtar (PAK) 1998-2007 5 9 117.3 14 391 16 5/43 6/98 24.43 3.32 44.0 1 0
PR Adams (SA) 1997-2003 5 8 147.0 36 457 15 7/128 8/185 30.46 3.10 58.8 1 0
AA Donald (SA) 1995-1998 6 11 180.0 32 604 27 5/79 8/74 22.37 3.35 40.0 1 0
M Morkel (SA) 2010-2013 6 12 193.4 56 496 12 5/54 5/100 41.33 2.56 96.8 1 0
Waqar Younis (PAK) 1997-2003 7 11 202.3 37 690 24 6/78 10/133 28.75 3.40 50.6 1 1
VD Philander (SA) 2013-2019 7 14 213.0 62 546 27 5/59 9/99 20.22 2.56 47.3 1 0
Saqlain Mushtaq (PAK) 1997-2003 6 8 222.2 37 733 18 5/129 5/129 40.72 3.29 74.1 1 0
Mushtaq Ahmed (PAK) 1997-2003 8 12 303.5 72 865 29 6/78 9/149 29.82 2.84 62.8 1 0
PL Harris (SA) 2007-2010 7 13 309.1 99 613 25 5/73 7/131 24.52 1.98 74.2 1 0
Danish Kaneria (PAK) 2003-2007 7 14 450.3 93 1096 36 5/46 7/111 30.44 2.43 75.0 1 0
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
Adjust: most recent | past week | past month | past 6 months | past year | 4 years | 10 years
Records includes the following current or recent matches:
South Africa v Pakistan at Johannesburg, 3rd Test, Jan 11-14, 2019 [Test # 2341]
South Africa v Pakistan at Cape Town, 2nd Test, Jan 3-6, 2019 [Test # 2340]
South Africa v Pakistan at Centurion, 1st Test, Dec 26-28, 2018 [Test # 2338]